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Generate Form 8863 Education Credits

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Level 1
last updated ‎January 14, 2020 6:13 PM
Hello, I'm trying to proforma my new clients return from 2018. I want to know how to override two line items:

1. Form1040 Line 12 to equal $333 and
2. Form 1040 line 17 to equal $400.

When I override Form 8863 to be $400, the program forces Form 1040 Line 12 to equal $400 instead of the $333 the taxpayers return shows.

Anyone deal with this beforehand? Thanks!
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last updated ‎January 14, 2020 6:13 PM
Generally overrides are troublesome. In this case there are many other factors at play. Rather than override, try more input to get both figures, assuming both are correct.

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